From African to Yankee: Narratives of Slavery and Freedom in Antebellum New England

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From African to Yankee

Narratives of Slavery and Freedom in Antebellum New England

Robert J. Cottrol

M.E. Sharpe

Armonk, New York

London, England

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS vii
  • Acknowledgments ix
  • Introduction xi
  • A NARRATIVE -OF THE- LIFE AND ADVENTURES -OF- VENTURE 1
  • Preface 3
  • Chapter I - Containing an Account of His Life, from His Birth to the Time of His Leaving His Native Country 4
  • Chapter II - Containing an Account of His Life from the Time of His Leaving Africa to That of His Becoming Free 10
  • Chapter III - Containing an Account of His Life from the Time of Purchasing His Freedom to the Present Day 18
  • MEMOIRS OF ELLEANOR ELDRIDGE 33
  • Memoirs of Elleanor Eldridge 35
  • Chapter IV 43
  • LIFE OF JAMES MARS, a SLAVE BORN AND SOLD IN CONNECTICUT 49
  • Appendix 69
  • THE LIFE OF WILLIAM J. BROWN, OF PROVIDENCE, R. I WITH PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS OF INCIDENTS IN RHODE ISLAND 73
  • Preface 75
  • Chapter I 76
  • Chapter II 83
  • Chapter III 91
  • Chapter IV 114
  • Chapter V 124
  • Chapter VI 127
  • Chapter VII 130
  • Chapter VIII 141
  • Chapter IX 148
  • Chapter X 154
  • Chapter XIII 161
  • Chapter XIV 165
  • Chapter XV 171
  • Chapter XVI 176
  • Chapter XVII 178
  • Chapter XVIII 187
  • Chapter XIX 191
  • Chapter XIV - Another Voyage and Other Occupations 205
  • Chapter V - Watering and Cleaning Streets 208
  • Chapter XVI - Serving on the Jury 211
  • SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY ON THE BLACK EXPERIENCE IN NEW ENGLAND 215
  • Index 217
  • About the Editor 223
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